Welcome to the New York Architecture Diary, your essential guide to architecture exhibitions and events taking place across the city.
New York has long been the center of the art world. Following WWII, many artists came to the city to live and work, starting such aesthetic movements as Abstract Expressionism, Pop Art, Minimalism, and Neo-Expressionism. Join guide Lloyd Trufelman for a stroll through parts of Greenwich Village, the East Village, NoHo and SoHo to walk past the homes and studios of such 20th century visual arts masters as Jean Michel Basquiat, Chuck Close, Willem deKooning, Marcel Duchamp, Keith Haring, Jasper Johns, Donald Judd, Lee Krasner, Franz Klein, Jackson Pollock, Robert Rauschenberg, Julian Schnabel, Frank Stella and Andy Warhol. Hear stories about their art, lives and the neighborhoods that influenced and sustained them.